Afghanistan/Pakistan: Family of US independent writer Paul Overby asking for information

first_img In rural India, journalists face choice between covering pandemic and survival Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls for the immediate release of Paul Overby, an American independent writer who was last heard from in the Khost province of Afghanistan in May 2014. Paul Overby is a published independent writer and a researcher of Afghanistan and Pakistan affairs. He is the author of Holy Blood: An Inside View of the Afghan War (1993). He turned 74 years old in November, 2016. AfghanistanPakistanAsia – Pacific Protecting journalists Armed conflictsDisappearances News June 7, 2021 Find out more June 10, 2021 Find out more Overby disappeared on his way to North Waziristan, Pakistan, to meet and interview Sirajuddin Haqqani, the leader of the Haqqani network, for a new book on the Taliban and the war in Afghanistan.Overby’s family has not heard from him since May 2014 and is asking anyone who has information about his whereabouts to share with them. RSF_en Mongolia : RSF urges presidential candidates to voice support for press freedom Follow the news on Asia – Pacific Receive email alerts News Help by sharing this information January 25, 2017 Afghanistan/Pakistan: Family of US independent writer Paul Overby asking for information AfghanistanPakistanAsia – Pacific Protecting journalists Armed conflictsDisappearances June 2, 2021 Find out more Organisation News News Pakistani TV anchor censored after denouncing violence against journalists to go furtherlast_img

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